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A More Inclusive Happy Ending: Romance Novels That Diversify the Classics

These diverse romance retellings demonstrate that telling a more inclusive version of a classic makes it even more worthy of a new audience.

Retellings of Asian Myths, Epics, and Folklore

From India, China, Japan, Korea, and more, these retellings reimagine myths and legends from these Asian countries.

Dark Retellings of Children’s Classics

What if Cinderella never made it to the ball? What if the Prince was a Princess? The authors of these retellings took those what-ifs and decided to run with them,

Why Retellings of Classics From Authors of Color and Queer Authors Matter

Through recognizable characters and narratives, retellings by queer authors and authors of color show that these stories can belong to anyone, anywhere.

9 Middle Grade Modern Adaptations to Cozy Up With This Winter

If you're ready to bring on the cozy this winter, sink into one (or more!) of these delightful middle grade modern adaptations of classic stories.

20 Must-Read Middle Grade Fairytale Retellings

Seek help from Baga Yaga and travel with Peter Pan to Neverland in these 20 must-read middle grade fairytale retellings.

The Best Alice in Wonderland Adaptations, Ranked

You may have feelings about this list of Alice in Wonderland adaptations. I'll just be over here hanging with Lewis Carroll's angry ghost.

The Best Modern Shakespeare Adaptations

There are so many good Shakespeare adaptations and retellings. Here are 12 of the best, adapted from 12 of his most famous plays.

16 JANE EYRE Retellings

Reader, we read them. Go back to Thornfield Hall with these Jane Eyre retellings and books inspired by the Charlotte Bronte classic, including Re Jane by Patricia Park.

5 Captivating New Books That Reimagine Classic Stories

These captivating new books put a modern twist on classic stories. Check out some of the best retellings to hit shelves in 2021.